Contextual Essay

For my Digital Artefact, I decided to write a series of weekly blog posts discussing the future of the video game industry, technology, and culture. The goal was to write one blog post a week on a differing topic of interest, with each post being roughly 500 to 800 words in length and were to […]

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Live-Tweeting Summary #2

My system for live-tweeting in this subject hasn’t changed too much since my previous summary. I continued to draft tweets several days before live-tweeting. Not only did this give me more time to find engaging sources, but allowed me to spend more time interacting with other students tweets, as well as enabling me to focus more intently […]

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Beta Peer Review And Feedback

When finding blog posts to comment on, I selected Betas that didn’t have any feedback yet. The goal in this was to provide students with feedback as quickly as possible, in case they hadn’t received much this semester. In doing so, I stumbled upon three digital artefacts that resonated with me, and that I really […]

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BCM112 Digital Artefact Beta

This digital artefact is for both BCM112 (Emergent Media) and BCM325 (Future Cultures). In an attempt to avoid overcomplicating my DA, I’m now worried that I may have oversimplified it. My biggest issue with my DA is the total lack of user feedback I have received. So I’m not quite sure how to improve upon my digital […]

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BCM325 Digital Artefact Beta

This digital artefact is for both BCM112 (Emergent Media) and BCM325 (Future Cultures). In an attempt to avoid overcomplicating my DA, I’m now worried that I may have oversimplified it. My biggest issue with my DA is the total lack of user feedback I have received. So I’m not quite sure how to improve upon my digital […]

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Live Tweeting Summary

While reflecting on my live tweets for this subject, I noticed that I’ve slowly developed a formula for how to curate my tweets. Each week I would try to prepare my tweets one or two days in advance to the screening (excluding week five, of which I still thought was on Johnny Mnemonic until ten […]

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Networked Participation, Collective Intelligence and the Success of #TeamTrees

The modern audience has changed drastically with the introduction of digital content. Now able to converse with each other online, audiences have gained the power to affect the success of online projects, creating a collective intelligence. Team Trees is a strong example of how effective a distributed network can perform in sharing information. As a […]

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DA Pitch Feedback

The pitches that I was assigned were all completely different from one another; each is looking at various topics and using different platforms and types of media. When writing feedback, I attempted to be encouraging while providing constructive criticism and used these three Digital Artefacts to consider how I could improve my own. Comment #1: […]

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